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Casa Alta Royal Lodge

Casa Alta Royal Lodge is a former royal lodge located high within the precincts of the Castle of Ourem just 12 minutes by car from the famous Fatima Shrine and in the center of many must-see cultural and historic sites, Unsurpassed in the region for its comfort, decoration, intimacy, attention to detail and service, guests enjoy the best of two worlds... access to all the famous sites, and at the same time, peace and quiet away from all the crowds and commercialization. Casa Alta welcomes persons of all faiths or none. Donations support Casa Alta, without which it would be unable to continue in its primary mission as place of unparalleled tranquillity, retreat, and spiritual nourishment. Prices quoted are the suggested donations to the “Castelos de Portugal - Casa Alta” a non-profit Association, for a one-time cost of one euro for members and their guests staying at Casa Alta in accordance with the Bylaws.

There are only three rooms, exuding old world charm, one of which is a suite. They have stunning views, private bathrooms, wood-burning fireplaces, embroidered sheets and superior duvets, antiques, fresh flowers, and complimentary artesian water. A full English-style breakfast is included. Hand-finished laundry is available at a nominal charge.

Your host, Fr. John Guilbert Mariani, Chaplain to the Royal House of Portugal, restored Casa Alta to its original ambiance, recapturing its first purpose to provide an elegant, intimate oasis of peace and reflection. Whether you are passing through or staying longer, Casa Alta Royal Lodge is truly one of the real treasures of Portugal.


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Casa Alta Royal Lodge wins Award






Casa Alta Royal Lodge wins the 2010 LanierBB.com “Best Rural B&B” Award









Guests Pick their 2010 “Best Rural B&B” B&B Award Winner from over 8,500 B&B’s worldwide!
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Fr. John Guilbert Mariani

Casa Alta Royal Lodge 

Ourem Castle, 2490, Portugal 





Telephone 00351-249-543-515 


Email : guilbertcastle@gmail.com







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